How sweet is this? Leone is trying to keep me busy so I won’t go out and buy yarn. She’s so sweet! I’m totally winning our bet girl! Teehee. I’ve been tagged:
Have you knit….
Afghan – Yes
I-cord – Yes
Garter stitch – Yes
Knitting with metal wire – yes, I made candle holders
Shawl – Yes
Stockinette stitch – yes
Socks: top-down – yes – my favourite way
Socks: toe-up – yes, and I just didn’t like it
Knitting with camel yarn – yes.
Mittens: Cuff-up – yes
Mittens: Tip-down – no
Hat – yes
Knitting with silk a fine strand with wool for socks – umm, not getting it, going for no
Moebius band knitting – yes, very cool
Participating in a KAL – yes, a number of sockapaloozas
Sweater – Yes
Drop stitch patterns – Yes
Knitting with recycled/secondhand yarn – Yes
Slip stitch patterns – no
Knitting with banana fiber yarn – hmmm, no
Twisted stitch patterns – Yes
Knitting with bamboo yarn – no
Charity knitting – Yes
Knitting with soy yarn – no
Cardigan – Yes.
Toy/doll clothing – yes, and, I have Barbie dolls. Wanna make something of it?
Baby items – Yes
Knitting with your own handspun yarn – Yes
Slippers – Yes
Designing knitted garments – yes
Cable stitch patterns – Yes
Lace patterns – Yes
Publishing a knitting book – Yeah, um, no!
Scarf – Yes
Teaching a child to knit – Yes
Knitting to make money – No
Buttonholes – Yes
Knitting with alpaca – Yes
Fair Isle knitting – Yes
Dying with plant colors – No
Knitting items for a wedding – no
Household items (dishcloths, washcloths, tea cosies…) – Yes
Knitting socks (or other small tubular items) – Yes
Knitting with someone else’s handspun yarn – yes, pre-Lendrum days.
Holiday related knitting – yep, Christmas presents and a Hallowig for dressing up at the office.
Teaching a male how to knit – nop
Bobbles – nope
Knitting for a living – nope
Knitting with cotton – Yes
Knitting smocking – yes
Dying yarn – yes
Knitting art – Hmmmm, I don’t think so
Fulling/felting – Yes
Knitting with wool – Yes
Textured knitting – yes
Kitchener stitch – Yes
Purses/bags – gosh yes, love bags!
Knitting with beads – a little bit
Swatching – Yes
Long Tail CO – Yes- I just learned how a few months ago. Only used cable caston before that.
Knitting and purling backwards – nope
Knitting with self patterning/self striping/variegated yarn – yes, yummy
Stuffed toys – no
Knitting with cashmere (mmm, cashmere!) – Yes
Darning – yes
Jewelry – No.
Knitting with synthetic yarn – Yes.
Writing a pattern – yes
Gloves mittens are warmer! – only mittens, the thought of knitting fingers makes me feel light headed.
Intarsia – no
Knitting with linen – yes
Knitting for preemies – No
Short rows – Yes
Cuffs/fingerless mits/armwarmers – yes
Pillows – no
Knitting a pattern from an online knitting magazine – oh yeah!
Rug – yes
Knitting on a loom – No
Knitting a gift – yes
Knitting for a pet? – yes
Shrug/bolero/poncho – yeppers
Knitting with dog/cat hair accidentally or on purpose? – all items from my home are 5% dog and/or cat hair. You’re lucky if there isn’t a cockatiel feather stuck in it too!
Hair accessories – yes
Knitting in public – Whenever possible. Freaks out the muggles.
Knitting with buffalo yarn – no.
Knitting with pygora – no
Dyeing with food dye/drink mixes – you bet
Dyeing with chemical dyes (acid, etc) – yes, then I used a vegetable steamer to cook it.
And now I tag, Louisa, Lauren, and Lavender. It’s a day of L’s.